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ICAR – Indian Institute of Vegetable Research
P.B. No. 01, P.O. Jakhini (Shahanshapur)
Varanasi – 221 305 (U.P.)

It is proposed to fill two (02) contractual position of Research Associates, eight (08) contractual positions of Senior Research Fellows in “NICRA Project” and “Development of shelf stable Intermediate Moisture Leafy Vegetables using Radiation Processing” Project at ICAR-IIVR, Varanasi through walk in interview etc. The eligible and desirous candidates fulfilling the requirements may appear before the Selection Committee for interview etc. on 17th August, 2017 at 10.00 A.M. at ICAR-IIVR, Varanasi.

Project Name : “NICRA Project”

Position I

Job Title : Research Associate

No.of.Posts : 02

Qualifications:

  • Essential – Ph.D in Biotechnology/Molecular Biology and Biotechnology/Genetics/Plant Breeding. OR M.Sc. in Biotechnology/Molecular Biology and Biotechnology/Genetics/Plant Breeding. with 04 years/05 years of Bachelor’s degree having 1st division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point average with at least two years of research experience as evidenced from Fellowship/Associates ship/Training/Other engagement.
  • Desirable – Research experience in SNP genotyping/molecular markers in plants/vegetable breeding work.

Position II

Job Title : Senior Research Fellow

No.of.Posts : 02

Qualifications:

  • Essential – M.Sc. in Biotechnology/Molecular Biology and Biotechnology/Genetics/Plant Breeding with 1st division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point average with 4 years/5 years of Bachelors degree. Candidates having post graduate degree in Basic Sciences with 3 years Bachelor’s degree and 2 years master’s degree should have NET qualification

Position III

Job Title : Senior Research Fellow

No.of.Posts : 01

Project Title : “Development of shelf stable Intermediate Moisture Leafy Vegetables using Radiation Processing”

Qualifications :

  • Essential – M.Sc. in Food Science and Technology or M.Sc. (Ag.) in Horticulture with 1st division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point average with 4 years/5 years of Bachelors degree. Candidates having post graduate degree in Basic Sciences with 3 years Bachelor’s degree and 2 years master’s degree should have NET qualification
  • Desirable – Experience in vegetable processing and management.

Research Associate 

Pay (consoldiated) : Rs. 38000/- p.m. + HRA for Master Degree and Rs.40000/- p.m. + HRA for Ph.D./Doctoral Degree as per rules.

Age : Not more than 40 years (Relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/PH/Women candidates as per rules).

Senior Research Fellow 

Pay (consolidated) : Rs. 25000/- p.m. fixed + HRA for 1st and 2nd year and Rs. 28000 + HRA for 3rd year as per rules

Age : Not more than 35 years for Men and 40 years for Women (Relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates as per rules).

Application Instructions:

  • The candidates are advised to bring their Application Biodata giving details of Educational Qualification and one recent photograph affixed thereon. They should also bring original copies of all educational and other certificates for the Interview.
  • There may be a written test followed by Personal Interview, hence the candidates are requested to come prepared alongwith pen, pad etc.
  • No TA/DA etc. will be paid for attending the interview.
  • The above posts are purely temporary/contractual, time bound and co-terminus with the project/scheme or earlier depending on performance.
  • Right is reserved to increase/decrease the number of posts and also to cancel the recruitment process for any/all the posts mentioned above.
  • Pay (consolidated) is subject to revision on the basis of instructions issued by ICAR/sponsoring agenceis from time to time.

Walk-In Details:

  • Date of Interview – 17th August, 2017
  • Time of Interview – 10:00 AM
  • Venue of Interview – ICAR-IIVR, Varanasi.

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